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1. The Hangover (2009)

R | 100 min | Comedy

7.8
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73 Metascore

Three buddies wake up from a bachelor party in Las Vegas, with no memory of the previous night and the bachelor missing. They make their way around the city in order to find their friend before his wedding.

Writers: Jon Lucas, Scott Moore | Director: Todd Phillips | Stars: Zach Galifianakis, Bradley Cooper, Justin Bartha, Ed Helms

2. Memento (2000)

R | 113 min | Mystery, Thriller

8.5
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80 Metascore

A man creates a strange system to help him remember things; so he can hunt for the murderer of his wife without his short-term memory loss being an obstacle.

Writers: Christopher Nolan, Jonathan Nolan | Director: Christopher Nolan | Stars: Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss, Joe Pantoliano, Mark Boone Junior

3. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)

R | 108 min | Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi

8.4
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89 Metascore

When their relationship turns sour, a couple undergoes a procedure to have each other erased from their memories. But it is only through the process of loss that they discover what they had to begin with.

Writers: Charlie Kaufman, Michel Gondry, Pierre Bismuth | Director: Michel Gondry | Stars: Jim Carrey, Kate Winslet, Tom Wilkinson, Gerry Robert Byrne

4. Irreversible (2002)

Not Rated | 97 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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51 Metascore

Events over the course of one traumatic night in Paris unfold in reverse-chronological order as the beautiful Alex is brutally raped and beaten by a stranger in the underpass.

Writer: Gaspar Noé | Director: Gaspar Noé | Stars: Monica Bellucci, Vincent Cassel, Albert Dupontel, Jo Prestia

5. The Sweet Hereafter (1997)

R | 112 min | Drama

7.7
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90 Metascore

This film documents the effects of a tragic bus accident on the population of a small town.

Writers: Russell Banks, Atom Egoyan | Director: Atom Egoyan | Stars: Ian Holm, Sarah Polley, Caerthan Banks, Tom McCamus

6. The Night Watch (2011 TV Movie)

89 min | Drama, Romance, War

6.9
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In post-war London Viv Pearce, seeing married spiv Reggie, runs a dating bureau with Helen Giniver, who lives with her older lover, authoress Julia Standing. Viv's younger brother Duncan, a... See full summary »

Writers: Sarah Waters, Paula Milne | Director: Richard Laxton | Stars: Jenna Augen, Neal Barry, Claudie Blakley, Lucy Briers

7. 5x2 (2004)

R | 90 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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62 Metascore

Five stages in the romance between a woman and a man.

Writers: François Ozon, Emmanuèle Bernheim | Director: François Ozon | Stars: Valeria Bruni Tedeschi, Stéphane Freiss, Françoise Fabian, Michael Lonsdale

8. Love, Pain and Vice Versa (2008)

86 min | Romance, Thriller

6.5
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A pair of strangers become subconsciously connected after their recurring dreams turn into reality.

Writers: Alex Marino, Blas Valdez | Director: Alfonso Pineda Ulloa | Stars: Bárbara Mori, Leonardo Sbaraglia, Marina de Tavira, Joaquín Cosio

9. Peppermint Candy (1999)

129 min | Drama

7.9
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Consists of five phases of a man's life about why he committed suicide in the end.

Writer: Chang-dong Lee | Director: Chang-dong Lee | Stars: Kyung-gu Sol, Yeo-jin Kim, Jung Suh, So-ri Moon

10. Betrayal (1983)

R | 95 min | Drama, Thriller

7.2
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Pinter's semi-autobiographical play examining the surprise attraction, shy first steps, gradual flowering, and treasonous deception of a woman's extramarital affair with her husband's best ... See full summary »

Writer: Harold Pinter | Director: David Hugh Jones | Stars: Jeremy Irons, Ben Kingsley, Patricia Hodge, Avril Elgar

11. Happy End (1967)

71 min | Comedy, Crime

8.0
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A dark comedy about a murder and its consequences presented in a backwards manner, where death is actually a rebirth. The film starts with an "execution" of the main protagonist and goes ... See full summary »

Writers: Oldrich Lipský, Milos Macourek | Director: Oldrich Lipský | Stars: Vladimír Mensík, Jaroslava Obermaierová, Josef Abrhám, Bohus Záhorský

12. 2 Friends (1987 TV Movie)

76 min | Drama

6.8
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Two girls, at 15; Louise, in a prestigious girls' high school, and Kelly, who was admitted but forbidden by her father to attend. This is the end of their friendship, and from here the film... See full summary »

Writer: Helen Garner | Director: Jane Campion | Stars: Kris Bidenko, Emma Coles, Kris McQuade, Peter Hehir

13. Villa-Lobos: A Life of Passion (2000)

132 min | Biography, Drama, Music

6.6
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The film tells the story of an intuitive, adventurous man who loved his country and being Brazilian. This man fought to be loyal to himself. His music is a transparent portrait of his ... See full summary »

Writer: Joaquim Assis | Director: Zelito Viana | Stars: Antônio Fagundes, Marcos Palmeira, Letícia Spiller, Ana Beatriz Nogueira

14. Spoilsbury Toast Boy (2004–2005)

Animation, Fantasy, Horror

8.1
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A backwards running series about a boy in a surreal world with anthropomorphic beetles.

Star: David Firth

15. Sekunder (2009)

18 min | Short, Drama

6.5
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An outraged father takes revenge after his daughter shares a secret.

Writers: Anders Fløe Svenningsen, Nikolaj Sonqvist | Director: Anders Fløe Svenningsen | Stars: Tao Hildebrand, Marie Hammer Boda, Jens Bo Jørgensen, Pernille Glavind Olsson

16. Tôka gettan (2007– )

30 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

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Stars: Saori Hayami, Mariya Ise, Miki Itô

17. F=ma (2012 Video)

2 min | Short

8.1
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Writer: Jaffer Shadiq | Director: Jaffer Shadiq

18. Nachttanke (2008)

7 min | Short

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Writers: Lisa Engelbach, Christian Schleisiek | Director: Christian Schleisiek | Stars: Alexander J. Beck, Andreas Konzack

19. Red Dwarf (1988– )
Episode: Backwards (1989)

Comedy, Sci-Fi

5.8
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As Rimmer is taking Kryten for a driving lesson in Starbug they find themselves being whisked away through a time hole and end up on Earth, where time is running backwards.

Writers: Rob Grant, Doug Naylor | Director: Ed Bye | Stars: Chris Barrie, Craig Charles, Danny John-Jules, Hattie Hayridge

22. The X-Files (1993–2002)
Episode: Redrum (2000)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

8.4
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A man lives the most recent 5 days of his life backwards and finds out that he is the main suspect in the murder of his wife.

Creator: Chris Carter | Director: Peter Markle | Stars: Gillian Anderson, Robert Patrick, Derick Alexander, Brien Blakely

23. Sealab 2021 (2000–2005)
Episode: Shrabster (2005)

TV-14 | Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.0
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Creators: Adam Reed, Matt Thompson | Directors: Adam Reed, Matt Thompson | Stars: Bill Lobley, Brett Butler, Kate Miller, Ellis Henican

24. Seinfeld (1989–1998)
Episode: The Betrayal (1997)

TV-PG | 24 min | Comedy

9.2
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The famous "backwards episode". Elaine decides to spite her old college roommate Sue Ellen Mischkie by taking her, Jerry and George to India to attend Sue Ellen's wedding. Elaine repeatedly... See full summary »

Creators: Larry David, Jerry Seinfeld | Director: Andy Ackerman | Stars: Jason Alexander, Michael Richards, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Jerry Seinfeld